here's a look at the weather in some cities. afternoon thunderstorms in new york, 86 degrees. showers and thunderstorms in miami, 88. thunderstorms in chicago, 95. same deal in dallas, 96. mostly sunny skies in los angeles, 78 degrees. let's check your national forecast. a cold front will bring some thunderstorms, some severe to the northeast. thunderstorms will also appear in florida and texas. highs in the 90s and 100s continue for the plains and the midwest. from the dakotas to the ohio valley and from montana to inland california. in sports this morning, a stunning turn around finish at the british open. adam scott began the final round with a four stroke league and ernie els started six strokes broke. but els finished 7 under par and scott's game suddenly collapsed. he bogeyed the last four holes, including a shot in the rough on 17 and missed the putt on 18 that would have forced the playoff. els had to be called back out to accept the jug.